2024 Showcase Concert

Our annual Spring Showcase Concert celebrates a year of spectacular music-making and student achievements.

Program

Overture to The Marriage of Figaro | W.A. Mozart | arr. Robert Keller
Honors Piano Ensemble
coached by Wen-Yin Chan

“Don’t Get Around Much Anymore” | Duke Ellington | arr. Mark Hayes
Capital City Voices at Levine
directed by Alison Crockett

“Manhã de Carnaval” | Theme from Black Orpheus | Luiz Bonfá | arr. Gary Prince
The Levine Jazz Band
directed by Gary Prince

Sonata in e minor | Alexander Woolf
Alexander Woolf, piano
student of Evan Meier and Sam Post

Bassoon Concerto in e minor, RV 484 | I. Allegro poco | Antonio Vivaldi
Chloe Robertson, bassoon
student of Kenneth Stilwell

Danzas Argentinas, Opus 2 | III. Danza del gaucho matrero | Alberto Ginastera
Davanee Li, piano
student of Wen-Yin Chan

Trio Sonata in a minor, RV 85 | II. Larghetto | I. Andante molto | Antonio Vivaldi
Guitar Ensemble
directed by Mia Pomerantz

“It Takes Two” from Into the Woods Jr. | Stephen Sondheim
Cast of Levine Music Theatre’s Production of Into the Woods Jr.
directed by Sarah Frances Williams

Jeux d’enfants | I. Marche | II. Berceuse | V. Galop | Georges Bizet
Levine Chamber Orchestra
directed and conducted by Vasily Popov

Kol Nidrei, Opus 47 | Max Bruch
Ishaan Banerjee, cello
student of Maxfield Wollam-Fisher
Levine Chamber Orchestra
directed and conducted by Vasily Popov

Piano Concerto in a minor, Opus 16 | I. Allegro molto moderato | Edvard Grieg
Sam Brose, piano
student of Jamila Tekalli-Hanner
Levine Chamber Orchestra
directed and conducted by Vasily Popov

Ensembles

Honors Piano Ensemble
Uma Das
Davanee Li
Alexandra Vinokurov
William Wu

Levine Jazz Band
Leo Borovay, guitar
Milan Chandra, guitar
Maria Cristina (M.C.) Restrepo, guitar
Holly Kane, bass and voice
Dylan Cronkhite, tenor sax
August (Gus) Henry, alto sax
Gianna Orellana, alto sax
Adrien Penhoet, piano
Idan Tzioni, drums

Capital City Voices at Levine
Ayca Akal-Strader
Marilyn Bennett
Jerry Blasenstein
Michael Candies
Laurie Cooper
Luz Lopez Driscoll
Rocio Gonzalez
Elizabeth (“Betty”) Ginsburg
Lorraine Gordon
Gretchen M. Jennings
Alexandria Maradey
Carolyn Oxenford
Debbie Shaw
Gail Snider
Ann Yonemura

Guitar Ensemble
Efe Alper
Francesca Sofia Guzzo
Dylan Laris
Daniel Rowhani

Cast of Levine Music Theatre’s
Into the Woods Jr.
Christina Briley
Halle Epstein
Eleanor Hansel-Leader
Marianna Houston

Levine Chamber Orchestra

First Violin
Leo Sushansky,* concertmaster
Whitney Bruch**
Mika Inoue***
Bea Marchesani
Yuri Popov
Jeffrey Tan
Jack Wingfield
Christopher Yun**

Second Violin
Maggie Lesley, principal
Aayush Banerjee
Aden Garland
Sasha Kolb
Sofia Moen
Anna Shepherd
Philip Thankachan

Viola
Patrick LeStrange,* principal
Joshua Badmus
Jonathan Chi**
Hannah Gerdes**
Maeve McMurray

Cello
Lucas Das, principal
Ian Chen
Andrew Chi
Zoie Chu
Akira Inoue
Vlad Popov
Abigail Reid

Double Bass
Isaac Seiken, principal
Karen McCool**

Flute
Alexa Hunleth**
Koh Nasu

Bassoon
Oscar Jose Machado Moron***
Chloe Robertson***

Clarinet
Sasha Bryer-Gottesman

Oboe
Abby Rubal
Kenneth Stilwell*

Alto Saxophone
Noah Wilkins

French Horn
Austin Adaranjio***
Barbara Elrod
Susan Land
Bruce McWhirter**

Trombone
Ben Greniven**
Joshua Sabran**
Tiancheng Shao**

Trumpet
Megan Hunleth**
Ross McCool**
Naomi Olson-Ury

Timpani
Matthew Thompson**

Percussion
Bobby Conselatore**
Jonah Pate
Ralitza Patcheva*

Keyboard
Ralitza Patcheva*